Note: In case of inclement weather, Peace follows the Fairfax County Public school closure announcements. If schools are delayed or closed, the Peace office will have a delayed opening or will be closed.

Boomerang Card Making is cancelled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018

FAMILY MEETING – Sunday, January 21, 2018 9:00 am

To all members of the family of Peace,
Our next meeting of the family is scheduled for Sunday, January 21, 2018 in the fellowship hall. The meeting will begin promptly at 9:00 am. There will be a nursery attendant on duty.
The meeting topics we will cover are included below:

  • Annual Reports and 2018 Budget
  • Vision for 2018 – Pastor Sarah Scherschligt
  • Vote on Ministry Name Change: Ministry to Others to become the Outreach and Advocacy Ministry.
  • Vote on Ministry Name Change: Witness Ministry to become the Invitation and Welcome Ministry.
  • Elect a new Nominating Committee
  • Peace Angel Award

The minutes of past family meetings are available on the Peace website ( If you would like to have a printed copy of minutes mailed to you, please contact Kris in the office ( or 703-354-5233).

Natalie Cain
Council President

Financial Peace University 

What if you knew where all of your money was going each month? What if you were debt-free, investing and making wise spending decisions? With Dave Ramsey’s class, Financial Peace University, you CAN take control of your money and start planning for your future. Everyone can benefit from the principles taught in Financial Peace University. This class works for those that are struggling with money as well as those who are doing okay but want to learn how to manage their money better. If you’re interested in learning more about the class contact the class coordinator, Kara Danner. You can email her from the link below.

Tuesday evenings 7:30-9pm 1/23 to 3/20
Peace Lutheran Church Library
*Sign up online at

Movie Night, January 25th 6:30pm   Casablanca!!  For more information, contact Lucy Gebre Egziabher.

Dinner and Trivia Night for Everyone!

Tuesday, January 30th at 6:00 pm

Bring your appetite, your thinking cap, and $5 to help with food costs. We’ll have pizza, soda (water is always an option), and family fun. All are welcome. Contact Nadia with questions.

Brothers of Peace – Wednesday, February 7, 7:00 pm, Osteria da Nino, in Shirlington. We will have our monthly discussion at this restaurant, over beverages and snacks. A free wine tasting will be available for those interested. Our discussion will focus on examples of what it means to be brothers to one another. For more information, contact Pastor Brian Erickson.

Also, be sure to check out our full church calendar.